Two city councilmembers in Santa Maria have announced they're throwing their hats into the race for mayor. Alice Patino and Mike Cordero would like to be the city's next leader.
The news came just hours after Mayor Larry Lavagnino announced yesterday he will not seek re-election. Lavagnino has been... more »
A road closure on Highway 1 will likely force the Amgen Tour to change course.
A mudslide closed a portion of the highway near Alder Creek last month. Caltrans says that will likely impact Stage Five of the Amgen tour that takes place May 19th. It's a 139-mile section... more »
Tonight, we're highlighting the race for the 23rd Congressional District. It spans sections of Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo counties, stretching from Oxnard in the south to the Monterey County line. The incumbent Democrat Lois Capps has served six terms. Two years ago, she won with 68 percent... more »
Republican candidate Meg Whitman will speak about her comprehensive plan to cut government spending this afternoon at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History as she continues her campaign to be California's first female governor.
A new poll shows Meg Whitma's lead in the Republican race for California governor... more »
The men running for San Luis Obispo County Sheriff will be taking your questions on Wednesday.
The County Sheriff's Advisory Council, along with the League of Women Voters, will host a Sheriff's Candidate Forum Wednesday night.
Six men are vying for the job. They are: Mark Adams, Joe... more »
One of the Republican candidates for governor campaigns on the Central Coast tonight.
State Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner is expected to speak to the Republican party of San Luis Obispo tonight. The reception begins at 6:30 p.m. at the San Luis Obispo Country Club.
Poizner is up against... more »